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Old 08-23-2009, 01:37 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

So scott when you were saying that the ho cams made 30 hp is that true? I mean i know the 4.7 with 235hp versus the ho that had 265. But i mean im sure the manifold was diff and some other things here and there. I think the wjjeeps site does outline some of the differences in their HO engine section. I wouldnt expect to see any major difference in the performance of the motors we have with this upgrade, however, if you say there was then it would have to be true since you have done this before.
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Old 08-23-2009, 01:44 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

I don't think puttin in the HO cam alone into the standard 4.7 will net you 30HP,the 4.7HO has a better intake, higher compression, the HO cam and better springs but it will help though. Honestly If you are thinking about cams hold tight and see what comes of the comp cams deal.
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Old 08-23-2009, 01:48 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

Yeah, i have been toying with a few ideas...

1. do a few more upgrades as long as it dont break the bank.
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2. trade my wk for my moms 03 onyx green wj ho limited. and start the modding for that sucker. it only have 67k miles on it. It would be a tough sell cause she likes her jeep.
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Old 08-23-2009, 01:52 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

If it were up to me I would always start with the better engine. Most of you have seen what I have been putting mine through.. It has more power right off he bat where your trying to reach the 4.7HO's power right off the bat with the standard 4.7
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Old 08-23-2009, 01:54 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

Yeah, i mean i like my wk but when i have to take my moms wj out for something and i step on it as a stock setup it just feels like it moves.
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

Hang tight guys... I feel the 4.7L world is about to be turned upside down this year... We have allot of customers building REAL Bad Azz 4.7L engines... Its only a matter of time before the word gets out what a great foundation the 4.7L is to build on.

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Old 08-23-2009, 03:13 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

yes Mike....I feel with the HO cams and a proper tune I gotr 30 hp....maybe more
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

I emailed them....the girl emailed me back and said that they're engineers are seriously "thinking" about it...
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Old 08-24-2009, 07:47 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

I've emailed three times and not got one repsonse....and I have a set of their cams right now...bastards
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Old 08-24-2009, 08:11 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

I spoke to a tech guy for awhile today. we talked about specs on some cams.
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Old 08-28-2009, 06:16 PM
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E-mailed as well.
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Old 08-28-2009, 08:37 PM
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Re: 4.7l comp cams!!!

Im about to do a H.O cam swap w/H.O valve springs. I'll let you know how it runs afterward
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